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mandate - order; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory
egotistical - egotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric); self-important; conceited
genre - particular variety of art or literature
vehement - forceful; intensely emotional; with marked vigor; strong; N. vehemence
fluted - having vertical parallel grooves (as in a pillar); V. flute: make long parallel inward curves in; N. flute: long rounded groove incised on the shaft of a column
apprise - inform
jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
humane - marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian